diamond jubilee

Britain: Go on admit it, y’all are gagging for it aren’t you?

You would be forgiven in thinking you were watching a movie, of the emperor offering the Romans, games and sacrifices in the Colosseum.  The grateful slaves subjects delighting in Elizabeth’s presence and all the pomp that went with the celebrations. I watched bemused as my fellow country women and men, despite it bucketing down with […]

Grace Jones at the Diamond Jubilee concert – dude where’s my hula hoop?

  Someone was kind enough to buy me a new hula hoop yesterday from a pound store, after I stayed up until the wee hours of Tuesday morning, tearing up my home like a woman possessed in search of  the one I thought I had. The fact that the hula hoop wasn’t found a is […]